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Troy Deeney stepped in when Premier League captains and executives tried to AVOID talks over racism

Troy Deeney has revealed how the subject of racism was almost skipped in a top flight meeting

Troy Deeney has given an astonishing insight into the Premier League captains and executives meeting in which he had to intervene to force a conversation on football’s fight against racism. The Watford captain has explained that the topic, written on the agenda for the meeting, was almost entirely overlooked because others on the call ‘didn’t want…

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Wilfried Zaha becomes first Premier League player NOT to take a knee

Wilfried Zaha has become the first Premier League player not to take a knee before a fixture

Wilfried Zaha became the Premier League’s first player to stop taking the knee before kick-off on Saturday, with the Crystal Palace winger having declared the act ‘degrading’. Zaha was making his first start since February and while the rest of his Palace team-mates knelt, he followed up on his promise to ‘stand tall’. The 28-year-old…

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